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Colorado College English Professor Featured on PBS NewsHour

Colorado College English Professor David Mason was featured on the PBS NewsHour on Thursday, April 1, and a few days earlier, one of his poems was featured as the weekly poem.
Mason, a 1978 CC graduate, is the author of "Ludlow," a novel in verse that tells the story of the 1914 Ludlow Massacre in southern Colorado. It was named best poetry book of 2007 by the Contemporary Poetry Review and the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.
Other books include "The Buried Houses," winner of the Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize, "The Country I Remember," winner of the Alice Fay Di Castagnola Award, and "Arrivals."
The featured weekly poem can be viewed at: http://www.pbs.org/newshour/art/blog/2010/03/weekly-poem-from-ludlow.html.
The extended interview, which includes two additional poems and three interview excerpts, is featured on PBS at:
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/indepth_coverage/entertainment/poetry/

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